Elise Higgins

Primary office:
307 Blake Hall


Elise is a second year Ph.D. student in Women, Gender, and Sexuality Studies at the University of Kansas, with a concentration in Public Affairs and Administration. Her research focuses on reproductive rights and justice, and evaluates how state legislators and interest groups talk about women during policy debates. Elise has a professional background in state and national level organizing, legislative, and electoral work for reproductive rights and justice. 


Dr. Janet Sharistanian

Dr. Janet Sharistanian, founding director of KU Women’s Studies, passed away on Wed., Feb. 6, 2019. More information »

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